Jacob Ford is the Research Communications Coordinator for the College of Pharmacy and Allied Health Professions at South Dakota State University. He received his B.A. in English with a Writing Specialization in 2019 and his M.A. in English Literature in 2021, both from South Dakota State University. From Jan. 2022 - August 2023, he served as the Scientific Writer for the Community Practice Innovation Center in the Department of Allied and Population Health.